Jacknife 34 years old

Three buddies in Vietnam. Two survived. Only one is really alive.

Jacknife

A conflict develops between a troubled Vietnam veteran and the sister he lives with when she becomes involved romantically with the army buddy who reminds him of the tragic battle they both survived.

Credits

Jacknife Cast

Name Character
Robert De Niro He was 45, now 80 years old as Joseph 'Jacknife' Megessey
Ed Harris He was 38, now 73 years old as David 'High School' Flannigan
Charles S. Dutton He was 38, now 73 years old as Jake, Veteran Encounter Group Leader
Bruce Ramsay He was 22, now 57 years old as Corridor Student
Josh Pais He was 30, now 65 years old as Rick
Jordan Lund He was 31, now 66 years old as Tiny
Jessalyn Gilsig She was 17, now 52 years old as His Girlfriend
Kathy Baker She was 38, now 73 years old as Martha Flannigan
Ivar Brogger He was 42, now 77 years old as Depot Mechanic

Jacknife Crew

Name Department
David Hugh Jones as Director. He was 55 (74) years old when He died Directing
Jacknife poster
Jacknife (34 years)

Three buddies in Vietnam. Two survived. Only one is really alive.

  • Release day: Friday, March 10, 1989
  • Runtime: 102 minutes